Dr. Bob Anderson of the Canadian Museum of Nature talks to entomologist Dr. Art Evans and 88.9 WCVE producer Steve Clark about weevils, their success in terms of diversity, and his search for a rare species known only from one specimen found in Virginia.
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Dr. Bob Anderson of the Canadian Museum of Nature joins 88.9 WCVE producer Steve Clark and entomologist Dr. Art Evans to talk about a potential case of coextinction.
Photo: The greater chestnut weevil, Curculio caryatypes. Jennifer C. Giron Duque, University of Puerto Rico, Bugwood.org (licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 License).
Ashley Moulton of the Chesterfield County Cooperative Extension Office joins entomologist Dr. Art Evans to discuss pollinators and the Bumblebee Jamboree, a kickoff event for National Pollinator Week.
Visit here for more information on the Bumblebee Jamboree.
Find out more about National Pollinator Week here.
88.9 WCVE producer Steve Clark and entomologist, Dr. Art Evans discuss recent dragonfly research by Jessica Ware of Rutgers that reveals the global nature of the wandering glider.
Dr. Steve Roble, Zoologist with the Virginia Division of Natural Heritage, talks to Art about a very rare dragonfly found along the shores of the James River.
Learn more about “Atlas of Rare Butterflies, Skippers, Moths, Dragonflies & Damselflies of Virginia” -- includes a fact sheet about the St. Croix Snaketail.
88.9 WCVE producer Steve Clark talks about his first find of a house centipede at home with entomologist, Dr. Art Evans.
88.9 WCVE producer Steve Clark and entomologist, Dr. Art Evans discuss Art’s “discovery” of a beetle new to him while looking at a litter sample at the Virginia Museum of Natural History.
Dr. Kal Ivanov of the Virginia Museum of Natural History joins entomologist Dr. Art Evans and 88.9 WCVE producer Steve Clark to talk about ants and plants and their interactions in Virginia and beyond.
Photo: An ant in the genus Aphaenogaster carrying a bloodroot seed. Note the pale, fleshy proteinaceous elaisome used by the ant to carry the seed. Photo used with permission, © 2015 by Mike Dunn.